Senator Robert F. Kennedy Funeral
Poor. "Summary: (Entire reel was shot at night) People around grave site holding candles. HS, entire cemetery area with candles flickering. Pall bearers carry flag-draped coffin; place it on ground. Zoom shot to Ted Kennedy, Ethel Kennedy and children. HS, of entire assemblage (difficult to identify personalities). Folded US flag from coffin given to Ethel Kennedy. Pres Johnson and other VIP's express their condolence to Mrs Kennedy. Jackie Kennedy and children kneel at coffin. Ted Ethel and entire family walk thru crowd preceded by Pres. Johnson and Mrs. Johnson. LS, entire cemetery area by candelight. Jackie Kennedy and two children place flowers at John F Kennedy's grave (seen thru trees). CU, coffin. Vice Pres Hubert H Humphrey seen among mourners."
National Archives Identifier: 32051